Located on the scenic San Juan Skyway in Southwest Colorado, Telluride is 67 miles south of Montrose, 127 miles south of Grand Junction, 125 miles northwest of Durango; 7 hours from Denver, 9 from Phoenix and 5 from Albuquerque. Telluride shares the same latitude as San Francisco, CA and Athens, Greece. Telluride offers the best of Colorado's past and progressive present. A National Historic Landmark District with Victorian-era architecture, Telluride rests at the base of the Telluride Ski Resort and is surrounded by 13,000-foot peaks.
Telluride offers many activites such as hiking, swimming, fishing, biking, rafting, rock climbing, tenning, skiing and snowboarding.